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March of The Mermaids

2016 July 20
by Gill

Mof M web March of The Mermaids

Come and join us for March of the Mermaids from 11am on July 23rd at Hove Seafront.  We have teamed up with Whalefest to celebrate the wonderful creatures in our Oceans. We will be helping them raise funds for the World Cetacean Alliance. There will be plenty of beautiful creatures to paint and take home. John Ives who painted our Whale Mural will also be with us. There will be lots of opportunities to win some great prizes.

Please keep another date in your diaries – 20th August at the shop.  John will be exhibiting his work in August and on the 20th August will be refreshing his mural and talking about his Whale Adventures and the work that he does to try to raise awareness of their plight.

whale mural web March of The Mermaids

Pottery friends from around the world

2016 July 16
by Gill

Now that summer time is here – although the weather hasn’t quite caught up – we are welcoming pottery painters from around the world.  This time our guests were from St.Giles International Language School.  Every year they have lovely families visiting Brighton.  Fortunately for us pottery painting is one of their favourite activities!

group july 2016 copy Pottery friends from around the world

 

Alice in the Kiln

2016 July 2
by Gill

The lengths we go to ……..or we get other people to go to!  This is Alice in the throws of replacing elements in the kiln to ensure even firing.  This results in a better finish of both colour and shine. Well we hope so! Monday should reveal all.

alice in the Kiln Alice in the Kiln

Father’s Day

2016 June 14
by Gill

Sunday 19th June 2016


Make some special plans for Dad this Sunday 19th June.

Come in to paint with the family or treat him to a Taster Throwing experience!


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Book a Taster Throwing session for Dad or the whole family!

Sunday 19th June at 11am

£30 for adults
£25 children aged 8+ only

You’ll each get to throw two pots and you can come back to paint them two weeks later!

 

 

 

 

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If you’d prefer to come in and paint we’ll provide free tea and cake for Dad all day!

We’re open 11am – 6pm and all ages are welcome – it’s not uncommon for us to host three generations at once!

 

Book on 01273 628952 or email bookings@paintingpotterycafe.co.uk

 

 

 

 


Learn to Throw a Pot for £10

2016 April 29
by Gill

Fringe 2016 throwing web Learn to Throw a Pot for £10

Feeling inspired after watching ‘The Great Pottery Throw Down’? Learn to Throw a Pot with us as part of Brighton Fringe 2016!

Our studio assistants will show you how and guide you through making your own pot!

Leave your pot to be glazed and fired. Collect it three weeks later or have it posted to you.

Children MUST be 8yrs+.

Saturday 30th April – Sunday 5th June

Every Friday, Saturday & Sunday

£10 per person

Bookings must be made via Brighton Fringe Box Office

Join the Facebook event page here.